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Indexes coverage of issues in the public debate through highly selective coverage of a wide variety of sources, including journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material and more. The database includes a historical perspective on many of the 20th century's social and public policies such as Prohibition, the civil rights movement, McCarthyism, Vietnam and Watergate. Subject coverage:

  • Economic conditions
  • Education
  • Energy resources and policy
  • Government
  • Health conditions
  • Human rights
  • International Relations
  • Labor conditions and policy
  • Politics
  • Social conditions, Civil rights movement
  • Communism, socialism, nationalism
  • Great Depression
  • Religion and public schools
  • Space exploration
  • United Nations and League of Nations
  • Vietnam conflict
  • Watergate
  • Women's movement
  • World Wars I and II

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Part of the ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection database.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1972 - current

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Research Guides History, Political Science, Public Administration

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Reaxys is the new workflow solution from Elsevier based on the trusted content from CrossFire Beilstein, Gmelin and the Patent Chemistry Database. Reaxys integrates reaction and substance data search with synthesis planning. It is an intuitive web-application with powerful and flexible search capabilities, including searching by reaction, substance and/or numeric property data. Substance searching includes (sub-)structure, generic and R-group searching, molecular formula, name and many more choices. Results - reactions and measured substance data - are presented in easy-to-read tabular views. Intelligent filter and ranking tools allow you to determine the most relevant data from a comprehensive data source.

Please note:On 4/2/13, Reaxys will launch a new platform; content is being increased to over 16,000 publications that include journal articles, book series, and conference proceedings. All new content includes back files and will be searchable back to the year 1823. Learn more.

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Vendor Name Elsevier

Coverage 1823 - present

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Research Guides Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chemistry,

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Description:

Over 700 journal backfiles. Full-text from the first volume to 2000. Completely full-text. Includes journals in foreign languages.Subject areas:

  • Agriculture
  • Ancient civilizations
  • Anthropology/Ethnology
  • Applied arts
  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Area studies – Africa
  • Area studies – Asia
  • Area studies – Australasia
  • Area studies – Europe
  • Area studies - Middle East
  • Black studies
  • Business/Management
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Fine arts
  • Folklore
  • Geography
  • History (General)
  • History (The Americas)
  • Humanities (General)
  • Jewish studies
  • Law
  • Library/Information science
  • Linguistics/Philology
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Performing arts
  • Philosophy
  • Political science
  • Psychology
  • Public administration
  • Religion/Theology
  • Social affairs
  • Social sciences (General)
  • Sociology
  • Women's studies

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1802 - 2000

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Research Guides 19th Century Periodicals, History,

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Indexes books and journals of philosophy and related fields, covering the areas of ethics, aesthetics, social philosophy, political philosophy, epistemology, and metaphysic logic as well as material on the philosophy of law, religion, science, history, education, and language. Limited to four concurrent users.

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Vendor Name OvidSP

Coverage 1940 - present

Update Frquency quarterly

Special Usage Notes

For electronic access to articles and book chapters, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the journal, magazine or book, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN or ISBN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.

Research Guides Philosophy & Religion,

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Description:

Full-text documents of congressional publications that include the following (use Advanced Search for selective searching):

  • Legislative Histories (1969 - present)
  • Bills & Laws (1987 - present)
  • Committee Prints & Misc. Pubs. (1817 - present)
  • Congressional Record Bound Ed. & Predecessors (1789 - 1999)
  • Congressional Record Daily Ed. (1785 - present)
  • CRS Reports (1916 - present)
  • Hearings (1817 - present)
  • House & Senate Documents (1817 - present)
  • House & Senate Reports (1789 - present)
  • Serial Set (1789 - present), a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications that includes Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered.
  • Serial Set Maps (1789 - 1969)

See the ProQuest Congressional Research Guide for more information.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1789 - present

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Special Usage Notes

Some of the materials in CIS Index are available full-text.  For those items not available online, you can search the library system's online catalog, InfoKat--we will own most of the indexed material in either paper or microform format. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.

Research Guides History, Law, Political Science, Public Administration, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Includes references to U.S., Canadian, British, and other European dissertations and theses, with detailed abstracts. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Many of the publications also provide the full-text of the first 24 pages. Most of the dissertations entered since 1997 are full-text.

PLEASE NOTE:

Use Proquest Databases and Theses for abstracts and some 750,000 full-text dissertations, including University of Kentucky publications.

Search for current University of Kentucky items in InfoKat, the library system's online catalog.

You may also want to search for electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) through the University of Kentucky Electronic Theses and Dissertations site and/or the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations Find ETDs page. Additional European materials, including full-text, can be found in DART-Europe E-theses Portal (DEEP).

For more information, see the ProQuest Dissertation & Theses Research Guide.

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Choose ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Full Text from the Databases list.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1861 - present; abstracts since 1980; theses abstracts since 1988

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Special Usage Notes

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You can also purchase copies through the database if full-text PDFs are not available for download, but most items can be borrowed from other institutions (see below). University of Kentucky dissertations and theses are available in paper in the libraries' collections; search for them in InfoKat, the libraries' online catalog. These listings are more current than those in Proquest. A few dissertations and theses from other institutions are also available in paper or microform in the libraries' collections and can be found in InfoKat.

You can request items through Interlibrary Loan if you are affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Nearly all master's theses are available for loan, as well as many dissertations. To make an Interlibrary Loan request, you will need to have established an ILLiad account. You can find many of the publications from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses in WorldCat and make your request through that database. Medical Center Library Users Please Note: please use the Medical Center Library's ILLiad service for your Interlibrary Loan requests.

Research Guides Reference Sources,

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Combined search of the following ProQuest databases:

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Vendor Name ProQuest

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Research Guides Newspapers,

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Description:

Indexes, abstracts, and presents tabular statistical data published by U.S. federal and state governments, international intergovernmental organizations, and American private organizations.

See also: Quick Start: Statistical Insight.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Special Usage Notes

In some cases the statistical data is not provided via Statistical Insight. Search for the title of the resource containing the data in the online catalog, InfoKat. If the source of the data is a periodical, you may also be able to retrieve it via the E-Journals Database.

Research Guides Geography, Historical Statistics, International Resources, Reference Sources,

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Description:

Online portal featuring DSM-IV-TR and The American Journal of Psychiatry as the cornerstones of a collection of resources for patient diagnosis, treatment, research, professional development, and lifelong learning.

Resources include

  • DSM-IV-TR
  • DSM-IV-TR Handbook of Differential Diagnosis
  • DSM-IV-TR Casebook and its Treatment Companion
  • American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines in both comprehensive and quick-reference formats
  • The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry, with an interactive Self-Assessment
  • American Journal of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Services, Academic Psychiatry, Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Psychosomatics, and Psychiatric News

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Log in with your PsychiatryOnline.com username and password. If your access is via your institution, use your My PsychiatryOnline account to sign in. To create an account or subscribe, go to www.PsychiatryOnline.com from a desktop or laptop computer.

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Vendor Name American Psychiatry Publishing, Inc.

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Research Guides Mobile Device Resources--Med. Center Lib., Mobile MCL Resources, 2013-2014, Psychiatry,

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From the American Psychological Association. Contains over two million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines. Journal coverage includes international material selected from nearly 2,000 periodicals in over 24 languages. It also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law. Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

Also available via OvidSP.

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Click the EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link at the bottom of the page and enter an email address which you can access from your device. An email with an authentication key will be sent to you.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1840 - present

Update Frquency weekly

Special Usage Notes

Some of your search results will provide links to the full-text of the article cited (html and/or pdf). For citations that do not provide direct links, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text @ UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.


Mac users please note: If you have trouble reading full-text PDFs, you can install a plug-in that will allow you to read the full-text. This resource, however, does NOT support Safari. The plug-in does work with FireFox, however.

Instructions for Installing the Schubert PDF Browser Plug-in on a Macintosh Computer:
1. Direct your web browser to <http://www.schubert-it.com/>.
2. Click on the Downloads Link at the top of the page.
3. Choose the appropriate PDF Browser Plug-in.
4. Install the plug-in in the Library/Internet Plug-ins Folder.
5. Restart your browser.

Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Gerontology, Psychiatry, Psychology,

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Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, and books, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law. Journal coverage includes international material selected from more than 1,900 periodicals written in over 35 languages. Current chapter and book coverage includes worldwide English-language material published from 1987 - present.

Also available through EBSCOhost Web (1840 - ).

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Vendor Name OvidSP

Coverage 1806 - present

Update Frquency weekly

Special Usage Notes

For electronic access to articles and book chapters, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the journal, magazine or book, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN or ISBN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.

Research Guides Child Development, Community and Leadership Development, Dentistry, Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Family and Consumer Sciences, Gerontology, Human Environmental Sciences, Nursing, Psychiatry, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work,

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Description:

This version of MedLine includes citations and abstracts on such topics as microbiology, delivery of health care (medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and preclinical sciences), nutrition, pharmacology, and environmental health. The categories covered in the database include anatomy, organisms, diseases, chemicals and drugs, techniques and equipment, psychiatry and psychology, biological sciences, physical sciences, social sciences and education, technology, agriculture, food, industry, humanities, information science and communications, and health care. Also includes MEDLINE In-Process & Other Citations, which is comprised of records that have not yet been elevated to completed MEDLINE status. Coverage of over 4,800 journals includes publications from the U.S. and 70 other countries.

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Optimized for iPhone, iPad and other mobile devices.  Includes PICO search capability (Patient, Intervention, Comparison, Outcome), askMEDLINE (free-text, natural language search), MEDLINE/PubMed, and Disease Associations (search case reports). As with the PubMed's desktop version, it includes citations and abstracts on such topics as microbiology, delivery of health care (medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and preclinical sciences), nutrition, pharmacology, and environmental health. This version links users with UK Libraries' journal holdings.

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Vendor Name National Library of Medicine / Entrez (MEDLINE)

Coverage 1950 - present

Special Usage Notes

If you are off-campus and a UK-affiliate, use this version of PubMed to authenticate through the proxy server for access to full-text journal links; follow these proxy server access instructions.  

For electronic access options, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.

If you are a non-UK affiliate, use PubMed (NLM).

Research Guides Animal and Food Science, Biology, Cancer, Dentistry, Family and Community Medicine, Gerontology, Human Environmental Sciences, Internal Medicine, Kinesiology / Health Promotion / Education, Nursing, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Psychology, Public Health, Toxicology, Veterinary Science,

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